About Our Firm

Glassman & Brown, LLP was founded in 1998 by Susan S. Brown and Carla D. Glassman to offer a wide range of clients their combined expertise in the areas of wills, trusts and estates, Surrogate’s Court practice, guardianship, elder law, disability planning and real estate. Elizabeth A. Cumming became a Partner in the firm in 2015. Meredith G. Mialkowski became a Partner in the firm as of October 15, 2021. Susan S. Brown serves Of Counsel to the firm as of October 15, 2021. Carla D. Glassman serves Of Counsel to the Firm as of January 1, 2022.

The firm’s clientele consists of a broad spectrum of individuals and their families at varying stages of life. Included are professionals, business owners, executives, retirees, the elderly and disabled individuals. Institutional and corporate clients include banks, not-for-profit agencies, nursing homes and co-operative apartment boards.

The firm’s attorneys also serve as Court appointed Referees, Guardians ad Litem, Court Evaluators, Trustees, Guardians and Counsel.

We understand that each and every client has his or her own story to tell. We are proud that for almost twenty years we have listened carefully to each and every story. That careful listening has enabled us to provide the personalized, compassionate, professional advice and service to which our diverse clientele has grown accustomed.


Practice Areas

  • Wills, Trusts & Estate Planning
  • Probate, Estate & Trust Administration
  • Surrogate’s Court Litigation
  • Guardianship, Including Contested Matters
  • Elder Law & Disability Planning
  • Residential & Commercial Real Estate
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